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Ruskin - Resource information

Open Athens/Authentication


All users will be prompted to log in to access library subscription resources. Members of the Gannon community will enter Username, which is your Gannon network ID (not full email address, example: smith001) and current password.

Open Athens log in image

How do I . . . 


Search Databases

  1. Go to Library home page
  2. Select Databases button found below the One Search
  3. Select collection of choice and login with Gannon credentials, to be taken to collection's search page

Search eBooks

  1. Go to Library home page
  2. Select Find Book/eBooks button below the One Search box
  3. Select from the provided eBook database links, such as EBSCOhost's eBook Collection o
  4. Login to Open Athens with Gannon credentials to be taken to collection search page.

Consult with a Librarian

  1. Go to Virtual Reference link found under Helpful Links section in right column
  2. Email, use the Schedule Appointment button or call librarian directly using number provided.

‚ÄčRequest an article not owned by Nash (Interlibrary Loan)

  1. Go to Library home page
  2. Select Inter-library Loan (ILLiad) button found below the One Search box
  3. Create/log into account using your chosen username and password